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Apprentice Leadership Program (ALP)
This three-day course is designed to provide consistent leadership and supervisory training to apprentice level personnel. This course is specifically intended to assist member growth from individual contributor to first-line supervisor. ALP provides a foundation in several leadership framework competencies associated with worker-level competencies in the Coast Guard. The Apprentice Leadership Program is taught during the course of instruction at all of the Coast Guard’s “A” Schools, as well as the DEPOT program at Training Center Cape May.

Target Audience
Class “A” school students, direct petty officer accessions at Cape May, New Jersey

American Council on Education (A.C.E.) Accreditation
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Location: Coast Guard Training Center, Yorktown, VA; Training Center, Cape May, NJ; Coast Guard Training Center, Petaluma, CA; Maritime Law Enforcement Academy, Charleston, SC; Aviation Technical Training Center, Elizabeth City, NC
Length: 3 days (22 hours)
Exhibit Dates: 4/10–Present
Credits: In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in leadership (2/11)

General course questions can be addressed to: or (860) 701-6699

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